Bob Fischback's review of 33 Variations at the Blue Barn Theater
This is a very good interview with someone I greatly admire.http://blog.nmai.si.edu/main/2014/05/meet-native-america-judi-gaiashkibos.html
Host Genevieve Randall talks with pianist Hal France about 33 Variations at the Blue Barn Theatre May 8 – June 8 2014
The Nebraska Cultural Endowment has a blog on their website where they feature stories of people and their Livelihoods.
I was honored to be asked to contribute my personal story this month. Here is the link to the NCE blog. Thanks.
Pairing Ruggero Leoncavallo's "Pagliacci" with Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana" was a stroke of genius.
The world had become so used to "Cav & Pag" (the century-old pairing of Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana" with "Pagliacci") that audiences had stopped thinking about either work in any depth. Together, they were the conventional, static example of late-19th-century "verismo."
Check it out more here